Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 62 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.15% 0.99% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 2.89% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -38.10% +127.03%
10th Percentile £463 £313 £513
90th Percentile £488 £760 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +26.67% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.75 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -1.76% - -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 251 311 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 37.63% 34.21% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 218 138
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £271
90th Percentile £539 £575 £554
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.79% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year +4.67% +106.90% -48.21%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +5 1 £475 +46.15% 1
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau